To create meaningful change by increasing communication, partnerships and goodwill among stakeholders in the areas of treatment, advocacy, and clinical research with an emphasis on community and advocacy engagement, stigma reduction, and ensuring that clinical research is recognized as a trusted care option.
The Messaging Committee created a series of commercials to address the stigma of mental illness and promote research. These videos are available to Coalition members to use for website, social media, or television spots. We can edit your organizations information to the end of the spots. To see more videos, log into the Community Login and look in the Gallery.
In this podcast, Luke speaks with Kevin Lynch, Founder, President, and CEO of The Quell Foundation. Kevin talks about their scholarship programs, which provide a pipeline of future mental health care professionals.
The Quell Foundation scholarship program has awarded over a million dollars to students in 49 states across the US. But that’s not all they do! The Quell Foundation works to reduce the number of suicides, overdoses, and the incarceration of people living with a mental health illness by helping to break the stigma and encouraging people to share their stories and working to increase access to mental health services.
We recognize that mental health clinical research is a particularly challenging area within research so we’ve brought together stakeholders from pharma, CRO’s, and sites to identify some obstacles and challenges unique to CNS research.
WHY GET STARR CERTIFIED?
The STARR Coalition, a non-profit committed to supporting mental health clinical research, today announced the winners of the STARR of Excellence 2020 Awards. The winning organizations are recognized for their outstanding work on behalf of mental health clinical research and advocacy. This year’s winners are: STARR of Excellence 2020 Sponsor of the Year: Alkermes STARR […]